Exhibitions: Graffiti Basics

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    Contemporary Art, Decorative Arts, Elizabeth A. Sackler Center for Feminist Art
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    Luce Center for American Art

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    Graffiti Basics

    • Dates: September 6, 2006 through December 31, 2006
    • Collections: Contemporary Art
    • Location: This exhibition is no longer on view in Mezzanine Gallery, 2nd Floor
    • Description: Graffiti Basics. [09/06/2006 - 01/07/2007]. Installation view.
    • Citation: Brooklyn Museum Archives. Records of the Department of Digital Collections and Services. (DIG_E_2006_Basics)
    • Source: born digital
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    • Discord at Brooklyn Museum Over Curatorial ChangesOctober 5, 2006 By RANDY KENNEDYCuratorial staff at Brooklyn Museum is causing deep dissension within institution's ranks, playing part in resignation of three veteran curators and two board members; actions are in response to museum doing away with traditional departments and replacing them with two 'teams,'one for collections and one for exhibitions; museum director Arnold L Lehman describes changes, which were adopted without seeking approval of museum board, as badly needed step to make Brooklyn's relatively small curatorial staff more efficient and to encourage curators to exchange ideas more freely; some curators see changes as way to diminish traditional power to conceive, propose and organize exhibitions; photo (M)
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